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by for a moment, steve, i want to introduce you to bonnie, her husband died the morning of 9/11. he was on the 105th floor of tower one, the cantor fitzgerald offices, but even after his death, he never stopped sending bonnie messages of his love and bonnie soon found out she was the not the only one experiencing this. >> i went up to her room and she was playing by herself and having a conversation. i asked her who she was talking to. >> i said all the boys, they tell me knock knock jokes and funny. >> she proceed today name all of the guys that timmy was friends with on the desk. she went downstairs and brought a picture of all the boys. >> and i said, do you know who these boys are? >> and she said, of course, and she pointed to each one of them. >> amazing story, and there are so many more of them. joining me now is bonnie, the author of the book "messages signs, visits and premonitions from loved ones lost on 9/11" it's great to see you again, bonnie. >> good morning. >> gretchen: you wrote the book and it was a best seller and every time you think of your husband. >> we're in front of ground
loved. one high school student's dreams finally came true. chia bunny rodriguez -- to bonnie rodriquez. doctors said it was unlikely he would hold onto what was most important, his life. at 7 years old, he was diagnosed with severe a plastic anemia, a disease in which bone marrow fails to produce a enough red blood cells. >> we were like, we wish it were cancer instead because it was more well known, more recognizable. >> they could not find a match for a bone marrow transplant so he went to london for alternative treatments. >> the lady said it would not hurt him. i guess i was just so desperate. i said i have to do this. >> doctors still do not know how or why but the treatment worked. >> we know that once upon a time that was not a possibility. so yeah it is incredible. >> now geobotany is not only a senior in high school. -- g. of their -- giovanni is not only senior in high school, but he is the starter on the football field. >> wonderful endin [ male announcer ] humble beginnings are true beginnings. they are the purest way to gauge success. maybe the only way to gaug
. she called herself bonnie and her youtube channel is full of videos where she reads poetry about life and love. >> she was murdered last thursday in his residence on campus. police say she was stabbed to death by her suite mate, 19- year-old alexis simpson after the two got into an argument about an ipod that has been allegedly turned off since then. students are shocked at the allegations against simpson. >> we had no idea what pressure she was under but it could have ended better. >> the campus is coming together to remember a student. tonight they will hold a memorial to honor dominique frazier and celebrates the impact her life had on so many. we are still awaiting details from the university as to exactly what time and wear on campus this memorial will take place tonight. in the meantime, defense lawyers for alexis simpson say they plan to argue in court that she killed dominique frazier in self-defense, although the prosecution says they plan to prove otherwise. in maryland, jummy olabanji, abc 7 tnews. >>> funeral services will be held for the oldest child of ted kennedy. she d
like bonnie riddick of lodi, new jersey returned to their homes to find a daunting clean-up ahead of them. >> this is my second flood in five years. i'm getting the hell out of here. so, my whole apartment i can't get back in for like a month, two months, until we gut all the walls, do all the electrical work again. so annoying. >> brown: power outages and flooding also meant that summer vacation will last a few days longer for schools across new england. a number of districts delayed the start of the new school year, which had been set for this week. >> we've got to ensure that we can get them here safely, that we have food products that haven't been perished or compromised by having no power in the school, and that we can get our staff in as well. >> brown: in all, some two million homes and businesses are still in the dark, from new england on down to north carolina. and, as the states continued to tally the damage from irene, president obama declared major disasters in new york and north carolina. he also planned to visit paterson, new jersey on sunday, to view the damage ther
by this lady. and i want to introduce you to bonnie jacobs. hi, bonnie. >> hi. >> tell me what is going on here. this is great. >> it started back in april. with the design that came from joan gardner and gail boemenharlo and janet etheridge. and anyway, they put their heads together, and came up with this idea for having a mural in the visitor's center. >> and you will be working on this through october? >> we will wrap it up hopefully the end of this month. and we've got to grout it now. we got to put grout in here, and grout in here, with the dark brown here, where the blue is, blue gray grout. and the artists in the community made these pieces and these over here, this is potter pieces. >> and well, she is working around herself. but all of the artists here -- >> real quickly so you understand, here you are, right? okay, turn now. no? yes, right? i thought that looked like you. now turn and look this way. >> okay. >> you didn't want to talk but i wanted to make sure she was on tv. >> a reason to come back. thank you, ladies. myfoxdc.com is our web site. we have a link to the barns at rose h
for help. let's get to the phones. bonny, new jersey. caller: i like to ask about the crisis we face with the shortage of generic drugs, a lot of them used for chemotherapy, and other serious drug problems. it is wonderful that we're creating new drugs, but if we are dying because we cannot get the drug said have already been created -- i think a big problem is, i just do not understand. there were 178 drug shortages in 2010, up from 157 the year before, and only 55, which is more than it should be, five years prior. we're getting parts from china -- hip replacements, knee replacements, people going through surgery and winding up worse off than they were. before we start innovating, we should maybe get a handle on what we have. host: here is a story from "the new york times." we had a doctor last week talking about how cancer drugs were in short supply. doctors are coming up empty. guest: it is a serious problem the doctor has put forth clearly in terms of the -- problem. the caller has put it forth clearly in terms of a shortage. they're not entirely drugs for cancer, but oftentimes
: in yucca valley, california, bonnie hughes lost her teaching job just as matthew's hours were cut back. now they're losing their home, their car, their insurance, and struggling to feed their three kids. >> we got to feed the kids. we got to pay the bills. what is more important? bill collectors were calling. >> reporter: the hughes and weavers are hardly alone. this week the census bureau reported that 46.2 million americans lived below the poverty line last year. that's $23,314 for a family of four. 22% of children are now living in poverty. 22%. among hispanic kids it's 37%. and 40% of african-american children are living in poverty. >> our nation has aroused the hopes of the poor. >> reporter: it was 50 years ago that sergeant shriver led president johnson's war on poverty. today his son, mark, runs save the children in the u.s. >> it means not having enough food to eat every week. it means going to food pantries, going to the church and begging for food at times. >> we made $42 too much to get on foodstamps. >> reporter: for the hughes and the weavers -- >> with everything happening, t
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